She employs 20 women from the village and claims she earns a well balanced income. Based on the text Ysa, traditionally, while the ladies weaved and took proper care of domestic chores, Cham men sailed to the river to trade. From a common religion and shared customs Cham traders had lots of success trading with Malays. A colourful culture Chau Doc town is a swirling combination of ethnicity and religion. With Khmer, Vietnamese, Chinese and Cham communities, you will quickly institutions focused upon Confucianism, Mahayana Buddhism, Theravada Buddhism and not to mention Sunni Islam as well as churches for Christians and followers of Cao Dai and Hoa Hao religions.